Welcome to the “Pathophysiology of the Placenta” Group, headed by Isabella Ellinger. This group is part of the Department of Pathophysiology and Allergy Research at the Center of  Pathophysiology, Infectiology and Immunology of the Medical University of Vienna in the Austrian capital, Vienna.

The primary aim of my research group is to study uptake/traffic/effects of maternal macromolecules at the materno-fetal interface under physiologic and pathophysiologic conditions.

The second important mission is science education and scientific communication /knowledge dissemination.

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MedUni Wien/F. Matern

Next generation researchers:  Children University and FFG-Praktika 2016

Waranya Chatunphonprasert, PhD, research fellow at IPA from 01 05 to 31 07 2016 got awarded for her excellent poster presentation at the Faculty of Medicine, Mahasarakham University, Thailand. Congratulations!

Topic: Pueraria candollei induced the expression of cytochrome P450 family 1 in human placenta choriocarcinoma (BeWo) cells